Tag Archives: love

Sun Hats in the Isis

    Bit of a busy day, so I have reblogged an old story.  Sorry about that !   SUN HATS IN THE ISIS It was a melancholy task for a sultry summer’s day and I felt a pang of … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Grandad !!

  I have been neglecting my blog so much, recently, that you must surely think I have forgotten about it altogether. I guess life and a general feeling of ennui and also illness, has got in the way and I … Continue reading

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No More Goodbyes

  This was a ten minute writing exercise, so don’t expect Shakespeare …….   NO MORE GOODBYES He stood inside the church …….. the vast coolness of the building making  him shiver slightly. His friend stood beside him and,  noticing the … Continue reading

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My Christmas Message

        I wanted to share my thoughts about this time of year and so I revisited my posts from past years, for some inspiration and found this. It was originally posted on my old blog “Tilting at … Continue reading

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Lucy’s Christmas Stories

  Way back in December 2011, I wrote a couple of Christmas stories for my dear friend Lucy. I reblog them here, along with the story behind them, in the hope that you will enjoy them.  Okay, they are silly … Continue reading

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Seven Days of Random Photos …. Day 6 …. 18 !

  Today is my eldest granddaughter’s birthday …….. My gorgeous CAITLIN  is 18 today ….gosh, how did that happen ?  It doesn’t seem that long since she was a new-born, babe-in-arms ! A few years ago she was a cheeky, … Continue reading

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Seven Days of Random Photos …. Day 4 …. Hanging on the Telephone

  This is a photo of my dear old Dad. The photo was taken last week, when I was spending a couple of days with him and we went out for lunch. He is 95 and lives in a bungalow … Continue reading

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Puppy Pictures

      Hello there ! Oh,  you have probably forgotten that I exist ….its been so long since I posted anything on here. I am gradually getting my health and various illnesses sorted out and I will get back into … Continue reading

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MUM ………. Day 19 of 100

MUM …. 7th JAN 1927 – 27th APRIL 2014            

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A Hairy Heartbeat …….. Day 11 of 100

As some of you know, I have always had dogs and, occasionally, cats too. Most of my life has been filled with delightful canine companions, I had a dog-grooming salon and I also used to exhibit at Dog Shows across … Continue reading

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